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S.Korea’s nuke envoy speaks to US counterpart

Seoul, April 22 | South Korea's top nuclear envoy held phone talks with his US counterpart on Thursday over the Korean Peninsula issues, Seoul's...

Disagreements between US, Iran remain in Vienna n-talks

Washington, April 22 | A senior US State Department official said that the second round of the talks in Vienna over the 2015 Iran...

Alcohol abuse deaths increase in US: Report

Washington, April 22 | Deaths in the US due to alcohol abuse over social and economic stressors have increased over the past two decades,...

Over 200 mln Covid-19 shots administered in US

Washington, April 22 | More than 200 million shots of Covid-19 vaccines have been administered in the United States, according to the US Centers...

US Justice Dept opens probe into Minneapolis policing practices

Washington, April 22 | The US Department of Justice opened a civil investigation into the Minneapolis Police Department's practices, one day after the conviction...

Russia asks 10 expelled US diplomats to leave in month

Moscow, April 22 | The Russian Foreign Ministry informed the US Embassy in Moscow that 10 of its staffers must leave the country by...

Olympic women’s football: US to take on Rio nemesis Sweden

Zurich, April 21 | The Megan Rapinoe-led United States football team will take on their 2016 Rio nemesis Sweden, with neighbours Australia and New...

Drug syndicate with links to India, US busted in Canada, 33...

Toronto/New Delhi, April 21 | A drug syndicate active in Canada's Ontario, British Columbia and the US' California has been busted with the arrest...

Ex-policeman guilty in killing that ‘ripped blinders off’ US systemic racism...

By Arul LouisNew York, April 21 | In a catharsis for a nation rocked by protests and racial tension for nearly a year, a...

Alexa to help people find nearest vaccination site in US

San Francisco, April 21 | Virtual assistant Alexa can now help customers find and connect with nearby vaccination sites, starting with the US.In addition...

India to be third contributor to global GDP by 2040: US...

New Delhi/Washington, April 20 | While China will overtake the United States as the largest economy in the world by 2040, India will be...

US Ambassador to leave Russia temporarily

Moscow, April 20 | US Ambassador to Russia John Sullivan on Tuesday said that he will return to Washington for consultations "about the current...

After troop pullout from Afghanistan, US to keep counter-terrorism ability

By Arul LouisNew York, April 20 | The US will maintain counter-terrorism capabilities after pulling out its troops from Afghanistan, according to Pentagon spokesperson...

India, US to coordinate efforts for stability in Afghanistan

By Arul LouisNew York, April 20 | US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken and India's External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar have agreed that the...

No US confirmation of lifting ban on vax raw material exports

By Arul LouisNew York, April 20 | US President Joe Biden's spokesperson Jen Psaki has refused to say if the US will allow the...

Russia intercepts US, Norwegian patrol jets

Moscow, April 20 | A Russian MiG-31 fighter jet intercepted US and Norwegian patrol planes above the Barents Sea, the Defence Ministry in Moscow...

US Treasury announces new hub to coordinate climate policies

Washington, April 20 | The US Treasury Department announced that it is creating a new "Climate Hub" in the department to help coordinate economic...

US, Russia national security advisers discuss ties

Washington, April 20 | US National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan and his Russian counterpart have discussed bilateral relations and the prospect of a US-Russia...

Tesla crash kills 2 in US, police say ‘no one was...

San Francisco, April 19 | In what could be another Autopilot mode failure, two people were killed in a fiery Tesla crash in Texas...

3 killed in US bar shooting, 1 arrested

Washington, April 19 | One person has been arrested in connection with a shooting incident at a bar in Wisconsin in the US in...

Rocket attack on US miitary base in Iraq injures 2

Baghdad, April 19 | Several rockets hit an Iraqi airbase, hosting US forces on Sunday, injuring two Iraqi guards, the military said.Five rockets struck...

China, US to cooperate on climate

Beijing/Washington, April 18 | Following talks between US climate envoy John Kerry and his Chinese counterpart Xie Zhenhua, the world's two largest producers of...

US embassy orders employees’ families to leave Chad

Washington, April 18 | The US State Department has ordered the families of the Americembassy staff members to leave N'Djamena, the capital of Chad.The...

Apple to shut its stores in US as Covid precautionary measure

San Francisco, April 18 | Apple has taken a step back in its efforts to reopen its stores around the world, with all six...

No major trading partner manipulates currency: US Treasury

Washington, April 17 | The US Treasury Department said that no major trading partner of Washington meets the criteria as a currency manipulator, but...

Punjab CM expresses grief over killings in US

Chandigarh, April 17 | Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday expressed shock at a mass shooting incident at a FedEx facility in the...

21.5-inch iMac supply dwindles in US: Report

San Francisco, April 17 | The 21.5-inch iMac, in both its non-4K and 4K offerings, is experiencing dwindling availability at Apple Stores across the...

Four Sikhs massacred while at work in US shooting (Ld)

By Arul LouisNew York, April 17 | Four Sikhs were massacred at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis when a former employee stormed the complex...

LG, GM to build $2.3B EV battery factory in US

Seoul, April 17 | South Korean battery maker LG Energy Solution Ltd said on Saturday its joint venture with American automaker General Motors Corp....

Russia to expel US diplomats, puts officials on no-entry list

Moscow, April 17 | Moscow plans to expel 10 diplomats from the US and ban several high-ranking officials from entering Russia, in retaliation for...

Putin confidants advanced Russia’s campaign to undermine US Prez polls (IANS...

By Sanjeev SharmaMoscow, April 16 | While imposing the latest sanctions, the US Treasury Department said that private and public sector corruption facilitated by...

8 killed in shooting at US FedEx facility (Ld)

Washington, April 16 | At least eight people were killed during a shooting incident that took place at a FedEx facility in the US...

US sanctions 6 Pak nationals, 5 firms for helping Russian plot...

By Sanjeev SharmaNew Delhi/Washington, April 16 | The US Treasury Department has designated six Pakistani nationals and their five companies based in Karachi and...

Pelosi won’t bring bill to expand US SC

Washington, April 16 | US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she has "no plans" to bring a bill to expand the Supreme Court from...

US CDC reports 5,800 Covid infections in fully vaccinated people

Washington, April 16 | About 5,800 people who have been administered Covid-19 vaccines in America have been infected by the virus, the US Centers...

US sanctions Pak firm, owners for working as Russian proxy (IANS...

By Sanjeev SharmaNew Delhi, April 16 | The US Treasury Department has sanctioned Pakistani IT firm, Second Eye Solutions (SES), and its owners and...

Shooting at FedEx facility in US city

Washington, April 16 | A shooting incident took place at a FedEx facility in the US city of Indianapolis, police said on Friday, adding...

US weekly jobless claims lowest since pandemic onset

Washington, April 16 | Initial unemployment claims in the US have dropped to 576,000, the lowest level since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic...

Afghans show mixed reaction to US decision on forces withdrawal

Kabul, April 16 | The people of Afghanistan have showed mixed reaction towards the US decision to withdraw its forces from the militancy-battered country...

US imposes fresh sanctions on Russia

Washington, April 16 | The US has launched diplomatic and financial offensives against Russian officials and businesses in retaliation for election-meddling and Moscow-linked hacking...

US minorities urged to unite against racism, xenophobia

Washington, April 15 | Leaders of advocacy groups and Congress members have urged minority communities in the US to unite in the fight against...

US’ new anti-terror program violates human rights: UN

Geneva, April 15 | A group of UN experts have said that the US' anti-terrorism program "Rewards for Justice" is violating the human rights...

LG-GM joint venture to build second US battery plant

Seoul, April 15 | A joint venture between South Korean battery maker LG Energy Solution Ltd and US automaker General Motors will build its...

Khamenei insists on US lifting sanctions to revive n-deal

Tehran, April 15 | Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has reiterated Tehran's position that US sanctions must be lifted before the Islamic Republic...

US job growth picks up, hiring remains challenge: Fed

Washington, April 15 | US employment growth has recently picked up, but hiring remains a "widespread" challenge, the Federal Reserve said."The pace of job...

Biden announces complete US troops withdrawal from Afghanistan

Washington, April 15 | US President Joe Biden has announced that all US troops will be withdrawn from Afghanistan before September 11, a move...

Japan PM Suga to leave for US for talks with Biden

Tokyo, April 15 | Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga is set to depart for the US on Thursday for talks with President Joe Biden...

China’s intention is to replicate carrier battle groups like US Navy:...

New Delhi, April 14 | China's intention is to replicate carrier battle groups like the US Navy with the addition of more aircraft carriers...

US intel skeptical of peace in Afghanistan

New Delhi/Washington, April 14 | Even as US President Joe Biden has announced that the US will completely withdraw all its forces from Afghanistan...

Moderna Covid jab efficacy marginally drops to 90% in US trial

New York, April 14 | Updated results from an ongoing Phase 3 clinical trial in the US have shown Moderna's Covid-19 vaccine to be...

Business

Global cues, value buy lift equities, metal stocks trade higher (Ld)

Mumbai, April 22 | Global cues along with value buying opportunities pushed India's benchmark indices higher during Thursday's late-afternoon trade session.Accordingly, market opened with...